Marvel’s Phase Four: What the Future Holds for 2022 and Beyond

Marvel’s Phase Four: What the Future Holds for 2022 and Beyond

The Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) has undertaken yet another phase, which has brought forth a slew of blockbuster hits and fan favorites over the last decade. With the conclusion of Phase Three’s climax, Avengers: Endgame, and the farewell of Iron Man and Captain America, fans are eagerly waiting for Marvel Studios’ plans for Phase Four. Marvel’s Phase Four has already started with WandaVision and is set to release a slew of movies and shows in 2022 and beyond. Fans can look forward to an exciting future ahead, as Marvel has announced several new projects for the next few years.

Phase Four of the MCU introduces us to new heroes, stories, and perhaps even a new era of the Marvel Universe. The first two offerings of this new phase, WandaVision and The Falcon and The Winter Soldier, have received critical acclaim, and the latter has surpassed expectations, delighting fans with its action-packed scenes and strong character development. However, the best is yet to come, and Marvel has a fantastic line-up of movies and shows ahead.

The upcoming Marvel films will be set in different universes, dimensions, and timelines, presenting new stories and perspectives. The first movie will be Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings, which is set to release on September 3, 2021. This film will introduce us to the first Asian superhero of the MCU and will feature a predominantly Asian cast. The trailer of the movie promises some excellent martial arts scenes, mind-blowing visuals, and a new level of action, just like the rest of Marvel’s films.

Next in line is Eternals, set to release on November 5, 2021. This movie will delve deeper into the history of the Marvel Universe, introducing an ancient race of cosmic beings who have been living on Earth for millennia. With a star-studded cast, including Angelina Jolie, Salma Hayek, and Kit Harington, Eternals is shaping up to be an epic addition to the MCU.

Apart from these two movies, there are several other Marvel productions in the pipeline, including Spider-Man: No Way Home, Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, Thor: Love and Thunder, and Black Panther: Wakanda Forever. Fans are eagerly waiting for these movies, as they offer a glimpse of what’s in store for the future of the MCU.

In addition to the movies, Marvel Studios has also planned several Disney+ shows that are set to release in 2022 and beyond. The first show to be aired is Loki, which premiered on June 9, 2021, and has since been loved by fans. Up next is the animated series What If…?, which will explore alternate scenarios of the Marvel Universe, and Hawkeye, which will focus on Clint Barton and his journey as Ronin and beyond.


Overall, Marvel’s Phase Four offers a plethora of films and shows that will delight fans for years to come. The lineup of projects is diverse, with different themes and genres, showcasing the diversity of the Marvel Universe. With the introduction of new heroes and stories, Marvel Studios has set a high bar for itself, and it will be exciting to see how the upcoming projects pan out. All we can say is, buckle up for a thrilling ride, as the MCU enters a new era of storytelling and blockbuster entertainment.